Trinity’s Acoustic Guitar syllabus 2020–2023: Creating the Syllabus

Anders Rye and TJ Walker give an overview of the syllabus, their involvement and how it was curated.

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Filmed at Brighton Electric | Brighton
Music: Roisin | TJ Walker

Anders Rye

Anders Rye obtained his Popular Music degree from London College of Music and Media and has worked as a professional live and studio musician, appearing on various radio and TV shows. He has performed all over the world, including at the legendary Cavern Club in Liverpool, and most recently with artists like Shalamar and Jason Donovan. In addition to his work as a consultant for Trinity’s Rock & Pop and Acoustic Guitar syllabuses, Anders is a member of the Trinity Rock & Pop examiner panel, and also wrote the teaching notes for the Classical Guitar book series Raise the Bar.

T J Walker

T J started playing the ukulele banjo at aged 4 and took up guitar when he was 7.  By 15 he'd started working in professional bands and has since performed all over the world in venues like the Royal Albert Hall and O2 Arena.  He also writes music for radio and television, his credits including the BBC Radio One Live Lounge theme and BBC 6 Music.